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Title Gender in Russian history and culture / edited by Linda Edmondson
Published Houndmills ; New York : Palgrave in association with Centre for Russian and East European Studies, University of Birmingham, 2001


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 MELB  947.0082 Edm/Gir  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 223 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Studies in Russian and East European history and society
Studies in Russian and East European history and society.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1 Educating Tat'yana: Manners, Motherhood and Moral -- Education (Vospitanie), 1760-1840 -- Catriona Kelly -- 2 Gender and Salvation: Representations of Difference -- in Old Believer Writings from the Late Seventeenth -- Century to the 1820s -- Irina Korovushkina Paert -- 3 'A Crocodile in Flannel or a Dancing Monkey': -- the Image of the Russian Woman Writer, 1790-1850 -- Joe Andrew -- 4 Mariya Vernadskaya: Missionary of 'Scientific Femininity' -- Arja Rosenholm -- 5 'Belles-lettres with a Touch of Filth': On the -- Contemporary Reception of Leonid Andreev's Stories, -- 'The Abyss' and 'In the Fog' -- Peter UlfM0ller -- 6 Unruly Identities: Soviet Psychiatry Confronts the -- 'Female Homosexual' of the 1920s -- Dan Healey -- 7 Biding Their Time: Women Workers and the Regulation -- of Hours of Employment in the 1920s -- Melanie Ilic -- 8 Rationality versus Romanticism: Representations of -- Women in the Stalinist Press -- Lynne Attwood -- 9 Complex 'Realities' of 'New' Women of the 1930s: -- Assertive, Superior, Belittled and Beaten -- Mary Buckley -- 10 The Heirs of Pasha: the Rise and Fall of the Soviet -- Woman Tractor Driver -- Sue Bridger -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Women -- Russia.
Women -- Soviet Union.
Russia -- Civilization.
USSR -- Civilization.
Author Edmondson, Linda Harriet.
LC no. 2001016429
ISBN 0333720784